SSVEC is currently seeking a highly motivated, attention to detail Journeyman Lineman to join our team.
The successful individual will perform climbing and non?climbing tasks necessary in the construction and operation of overhead and underground electric facilities. These positions involve manual labor such as shoveling, digging trenches, setting poles and back filling, tamping with equipment, etc. The successful candidate will safely perform technical work involving performance of all tasks associated with construction, maintenance, and operation of SSVEC's electrical system by performing all line work involved in the day?to?day operation of SSVEC's electric system including overhead and underground distribution, distribution substation, sub transmission, and sub?transmission switching yards including operation, switching and construction.
Educational requirements are high school graduate or equivalent, successful completion of a Journeyman Lineman Apprenticeship program. If hired you must be able to obtain or possess a valid Arizona Commercial Driver’s license.
Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative is a not for profit, member-owned distribution cooperative providing electricity to more than 51,000 services over some 4,100 miles of energized line. Located in southeastern Arizona, the cooperative’s service territory covers parts of Cochise, Graham, Pima and Santa Cruz Counties and includes the communities of Sierra Vista, Huachuca City, Patagonia, Elfrida, Benson, St. David, Bowie, San Simon, Willcox, Sonoita and Pearce-Sunsites. As with any cooperative, member-driven entity, SSVEC is dedicated to community growth, quality of life, and a positive vision for the future. Our website offers detailed information about our services as well as a visit to the attractive, growing communities of which we are so proud.